Shiela meets PM on Anna issue

NEW DELHI (TIA) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday met prime minister and told him that dialogue was the only way to end the stand off with Team Anna. she met PM at his Parliament House office.

Sibal for beatification of Chandni Chowk

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NEW DELHI: Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Mr. Kapil Sibal Thursday laid the foundation stone of Chandni Chowk Road Redevelopment Project at Ghanta Ghar, Chandni Chowk.

No bus ticket for ladies on Raksha Bandhan

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit  has said that women in Delhi would be able to travel free in DTC buses on Saturday, Raksha Bandhan Day.

Delhi plants one million saplings

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Delhi has achieved target of plantation of one million saplings.  The City Government initiated its mass plantation drive on 23rd July, 2011 with an aim to successfully plant one million saplings during this monsoon season.

Delhi to face flood situation

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NEW DELHI: Delhi Revenue Minister Dr. A.K. Walia stated on Tuesday that a huge quantity of 6,22,000 cusec of water has been released from Hathini Kund in Haryana which is likely to take 40 hours to reach Delhi resulting in a serious flood like situation.  Dr. Walia chaired a meeting to take stock of preparations and fine tune efforts of different agencies.

Vohra takes over as Member Staff, Railway Board

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Mr Arvind Kumar Vohra has taken over as new Member Staff, Railway Board  and ex-officio secy. to Government of India. Prior to this new posting, he was serving as General Manager, East Coast Railway, Bhubneshwar,

Goswami thanks Sheila for RSBY

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Delhi Labour minister Ramakant Goswami has expressed gratitude towards the Chief Minister  Sheila Dikshit for providing her approval to the proposal of widening the ambit of Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY).

Dr. Harsh Vardhan for CBI probe into TETRA work

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NEW DELHI: The senior BJP leader and former President of Delhi Pradesh BJP Dr. Harsh Vardhan again demanded CBI probe for allotting work to TETRA (Emergency Communication Services) .

Delhi to simplify issuance of Caste Certificates

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Delhi Cabinet on Monday approved a proposal for simplification of the procedure for issue of Caste Certificates in the Capital city.  It has also given its nod to order local enquiry in only in those cases where the family caste certificate is being applied for the first time.

MCD to exempt rural areas from property tax

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NEW DELHI: Mayor of Delhi, Prof. Rajni Abbi assured a delegation of Delhi Gram Sudhar Mahasabha (360) that MCD is committed to provide exemption from property tax and building bye-laws in rural areas.



Hockey World Cup: India loose to Netherlands 2-1 in quarter final

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Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

US school students discuss ways to gun control

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Malayalam, Ladakhi films win big at IFFI

By Utpal Borpujari / Panaji (Goa) Indian cinema scored big at the 49th International Film Festival of India ( ...

Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passes away

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